How to assist Eastern Washington fire victims

This, according to the Wenatchee World website: Donating Money Red Cross Anyone interested in assisting Red Cross efforts to help families affected by the fires can donate...

Crews muster forces to protect homes on Lake Chelan’s south shore

CHELAN, Wash. — Fire crews on the south shore of Lake Chelan laid dozer lines and burnouts Friday evening to protect pockets of homes...

Deputy King County Executive Fred Jarret Provides Insight on Reforms

— On Friday, May 20, Deputy King County Executive Fred Jarrett briefed Snohomish County leaders on successful efforts to improve customer service and...

Lynnwood Fire Department, Fire District 1 to combine administrative staff

The Lynnwood Fire Department and Snohomish County Fire District 1 will combine administrative staffs beginning July 11, 2016. An agreement to blend the management teams...

Comments sought on 75 mph speed limit request for Interstate 90

A request to increase speed limits on a roughly 100-mile stretch of Interstate 90 in eastern Washington is being considered and the Washington State...

Snohomish County Accepting Land Use Plan Amendments

If applications are not submitted by October 31, 2016, next opportunity not until 2020. Snohomish County is accepting applications for major and minor amendments...

Tips for a Fire Safe and Enjoyable Memorial Day

Whether camping out or enjoying a backyard barbeque, the State Fire Marshal’s Office would like to remind everyone to be careful with any kind...

Wildfire near Gorge amphitheater prompts evacuations

Grant County officials are asking everyone to leave the area of a wildfire burning just east of the Columbia River near the Gorge Amphitheatre. There...

Snohomish County Tomorrow kicks off programs on Congestion Management

The public is encouraged to attend “Growth Trends in the Puget Sound Region,” a presentation being given by Paul Inghram, Puget Sound Regional Council,...